Tannen name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tannen mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tannen

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Utah, U.S. says the name Tannen is of German origin and means "Fir trees".
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International Interest
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  1. plural of Tanne

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tannen

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tannen

Biff H. Tannen

Biff H. Tannen is a fictional character.

Steve Tannen

Steve Tannen is an indie folk, pop-folk, and folk rock singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 2000. Steve was given the name Steven J. Tannen .

William Tannen

William Tannen was an actor, the life, legend of wyatt earp, and actor: the life. William was born on November 17th, 1911 in New York City, New York, USA. They died on December 2nd, 1976.

Charles Tannen

Charles Tannen was an actor and television screenwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 1935 to 1935. Charles was given the name Charles David Tannen on October 22nd, 1915 in New York City. He left this life on December 18th, 1980.

Julius Tannen

Julius Tannen was a vaudevillian, comedian, and actor. His career lasted from 1901 to 1959. Julius was born on May 16th, 1880 in New York, New York, U.S. He passed away on January 3rd, 1965.

Bill Tannen

Bill was born on August 31st, 1942.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tannen U.S.
  White 93.67% 64.26%
  African American 1.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tannen

People with the last name Tannen are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Tannen

  • How Popular is the name Tannen? Tannen is the 29,878th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tannen was the 63,218th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tannen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 171 babies born with the first name Tannen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tannen to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tannen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Tannen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tannen was in 2014 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tannen: The name spelled backwards is Nennat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ntnean. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tannen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 316 people with the last name Tannen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tannen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tannen as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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